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Posted on: October 27, 2020

New York State to Partner with The Realreal to Launch "Mask Up" Campaign

Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mariah Kennedy Cuomo announced NYS is partnering with The RealReal and dozens of New York fashion designers to launch "Mask Up", a campaign to benefit COVID-19 relief efforts and remind the public of the need to wear masks.

Press Release County and State Updates
Posted on: June 25, 2020

County announces financial assistance program for small businesses and nonprofits

Recognizing that local business are still suffering from the COVID-19 pandemic, Westchester County Executive George Latimer is calling on the County of Westchester Industrial Development Agency (IDA) to launch the IDA Emergency Loan Program. The Program, ...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: May 14, 2020

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Initiative

Would you like to become a part of the COVID-19 Contact Tracing Initiative? New York State is now searching for volunteers to fill three types of jobs: Contact Tracers, Team Supervisors and Community Support Specialists. Visit this website to apply today....

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County and State Updates
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Do I Need to Quarantine or Self-Isolate?

The Westchester County Department of Health has added an online tool to help residents determine whether they should be in quarantine, isolation or exercise caution, depending on their potential exposure to COVID-19. The tool, known as the COVID Determina...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Bee-Line Bus System Transitions to Saturday Schedule

From Westchester County:

The Bee-Line Bus System is scaling back service due to a drop in ridership. Starting Wednesday, April 1, the Bee-Line Bus System will operate on a Saturday schedule six days a week, Monday-Saturday.  Bee-Line will continue...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Child care opportunities for children of healthcare workers, first responders

In an effort to help assist those on the front lines battling the COVID-19 pandemic, Westchester County is creating opportunities to supply child care for the children of healthcare workers and first responders in Westchester.

*If you are a Westchester Cou...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 24, 2020

New York State Seeking Assistance- How you can help?

From New York State Department of Health, March 24, 2020:

New York State is doing all it can to keep New Yorkers safe and stop the spread of COVID-19. But we’re stronger if we all work together. Governor Cuomo is calling on health care p...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Westchester County Executive George Latimer gives COVID-19 update

 Recognizing the vital service the Bee-Line bus system provides to Westchester County, and the imperative need to protect the drivers of these buses, County Executive George Latimer is directing that starting Monday, March 23 all passengers must ...

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Watch Full Press Conference Here County and State Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2020

March 16 Update: From Governor Andrew Cuomo

Dear Fellow New Yorker, I write to update you on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  During this pandemic, I cannot implore you enough to social distance — which means limiting all in-person social interactions as much ...
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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2020

March 12 Update: From Westchester County

White Plains, NY) – As we know, there are multiple confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Westchester County. Westchester County is collaborating with local, state and federal officials to ensure a coordinated response to protect the public. Due to conc...

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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2020

March 3 Update: From Westchester County

At the direction of New York State, Westchester County Health Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler has directed that Young Israel in New Rochelle halt all services immediately and for the foreseeable future due to potential COVID-19 exposure connected to the m...
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County and State Updates
Posted on: March 19, 2020

March 3 Update: From Westchester County

Residents encouraged to follow Westchester County Department of Health guidelines for preventative actions

New York State has confirmed a case of coronavirus in a New Rochelle resident. This is the first known case in Westchester County, and New Rochelle o...

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County and State Updates